The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank 10 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.86% 5.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 9.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Social Gaming
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 45.71% 59.42% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the Dundee region.

Social Gaming Salary Trend in Dundee

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming.

1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (78.57%) Mobile Games
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Android
4 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter
5 6 (42.86%) OpenGL ES
5 6 (42.86%) cocos2d
5 6 (42.86%) User Experience
5 6 (42.86%) OpenGL
5 6 (42.86%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Facebook
8 3 (21.43%) Route 53
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (21.43%) Node.js
8 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) Ruby

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (21.43%) Route 53
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMTP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Server Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Games Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Games Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) OpenGL
1 6 (42.86%) OpenGL ES
1 6 (42.86%) cocos2d
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile Games
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Online Games
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Game Development
2 2 (14.29%) User Stories
2 2 (14.29%) OOP
2 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Twitter
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Facebook